On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1969

Historical Events

  • LAPD Police Chief Edward Davis announces warrants for the arrest of the Manson cult for murder
  • US government holds its 1st draft lottery since WW II

Famous Deaths

  • Magic Sam, American blues guitarist and singer (b. 1937)
1969 Highlights

About December 1, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius